Tuesday, April 12, 2011

15 Minute Challenge - April 12th

Some days finding just 15 minutes to quilt is not in the cards.   I managed to make it to the sewing room only 5 out of the last 7 days.


Wednesday was school basketball season ender, the parents against the 5th and 6th grade girls basketball team.  I played, made a basket,  tripped and fell (ouch).  By the time we'd eaten pizza, finished showers, I was just too tired to sew.  Sunday was tax day at our place (the less said on this topic the better).  Plus Kiddo and I made a 3 hour shopping expedition to the local mall.  It's been in the 80's and 90's here and Kiddo had outgrown all her shorts (Do they ever stop growing?).  I had the best of intentions, but somehow I just never made it upstairs (The margarita at dinner didn't help but it was necessary after finishing the taxes!). 

I did finish up a quilt this week (see it here), so the week was not a total wash.   How did your sewing life go this week?   Here's Mister Linky if you want to share. 

6 comments:

  1. I hear ya. I had one of those weeks where there were a few days I just didn't get to those 15 minutes. But congrats on getting the Stars quilt done. It's beautiful! I like the stars in the meander too. And congrats for getting the taxes filed!

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  2. Mine stopped growing as soon as they were taller than me LOL

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  3. if it makes you feel better, you did manage to get 15 minutes worth (actually more) on one of your projects;it's your project I'm working on!

    Don't count on the growth spurts to ease up anytime soon. It will be a while!

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  4. I finally kept track! You don't know how much this challenge is helping me.

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  5. Im bowing out this week since aside fron the workshop I got nothing else done.

    I still think 5 out of 7 is amazing .Look at all you got done on those days!

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  6. ooops...forgot to link up yesterday. Hey, thanks so much for the idea. I cannot believe how much everybody is getting done!!

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